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The Outer Banks is a beautiful place. Whether you visit the Outer Banks for the water sports, fishing, bird watching, history, or just love getting away to relax once in a while, everyone agrees that unique geography and unparalleled beaches make this a great vacation destination.

Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 on the Outer Banks

This year marks the 50th anniversary of one of the most influential and well-known space exploration achievements: The Apollo 11 Moon Landing of July 20, 1969. This month, there will be celebrations all over the nation in honor of the anniversary of this incredible event but you can celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11 right here on the Outer Banks!

Comprehensive Guide to Vacationing With Fido

Whether your dog enjoys a new adventure or you just can’t stand to leave him behind, many vacationers bring their pups along with them to the Outer Banks. Bringing your dog on vacation can be a very rewarding and fun experience for you both but if you are planning on bringing along your dog this year, check out our comprehensive guide for Vacationing With Fido.

For years, a trip to Ocracoke Island meant heading down to the Hatteras Inlet, waiting in line at the ferry terminal and loading up your vehicle onto one of the many ferries for a 45 to 60-minute ride across the sound. Since the day trip is well worth making but a vehicle is required to get from the ferry dock to the village, what are your other options? Enter—the Ocracoke Passenger Ferry!